Best Comedy Movies of 1948

1.

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

5.3
7.5/10 IMDB

Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bela Lugosi, Glenn Strange, Jane Randolph, Frank Ferguson, Charles Bradstreet, George Barton, Lenore Aubert ..
Directed by: Charles Barton
Release date: 1948-06-15
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : Scaredy Cat
2.

Scaredy Cat

4.0
7.9/10 IMDB

Porky and Sylvester spend the night in an old dark house, whose horrors only Sylvester sees. His repeated attempts to save Porky from the ghoulish doings of the killer mice infesting the place only make the skeptical Porky all the more convinced of Sylvester's cowardice.

Starring: Mel Blanc ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1948-12-18
3.

Buccaneer Bunny

4.0
8.0/10 IMDB

Yosemite Sam as a pirate makes the mistake of trying to bury his treasure chest in Bugs' hole, and pays with the loss of his ship.

Starring: Mel Blanc ..
Directed by: Friz Freleng
Release date: 1948-05-08
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : Haredevil Hare
4.

Haredevil Hare

3.9
7.9/10 IMDB

Bugs is the test rabbit shot to the moon. There, he meets Commander X-2, who is intent on destroying the Earth with his Aludium Q-36 Explosive Space Modulator.

Starring: Mel Blanc, Stan Freberg ..
Directed by: Chuck Jones
Release date: 1948-07-24
5.

The Foghorn Leghorn

3.8
7.7/10 IMDB

Little Henery the Chicken Hawk wants to prove he's big enough to hunt chickens, but he doesn't know what a chicken is. He labels Foghorn Leghorn a loud-mouthed shnook and dismisses him, prompting Foggy to indignantly try to prove he's a chicken and therefore fit to be Henery's prey.

Starring: Mel Blanc ..
Directed by: Robert McKimson
Release date: 1948-10-09
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : Sitting Pretty
6.

Sitting Pretty

3.8
7.5/10 IMDB

Tacey and Harry King are a suburban couple with three sons and a serious need of a babysitter. Tacey puts an ad in the paper for a live-in babysitter, and the ad is answered by Lynn Belvedere. But when she arrives, she turns out to be a man. And not just any man, but a most eccentric, outrageously forthright genius with seemingly a million careers and experiences behind him.

Starring: Clifton Webb, Robert Young, Maureen O'Hara, Richard Haydn, Louise Allbritton, Randy Stuart, Ed Begley, John Russell, Betty Lynn, Larry Olsen ..
Directed by: Walter Lang
Release date: 1948-03-10
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : June Bride
7.

June Bride

3.8
7.0/10 IMDB

A magazine's staff, including bickering ex-lovers Linda and Carey, cover an Indiana wedding, which goes slightly wrong...

Starring: Bette Davis, Robert Montgomery, Fay Bainter, Betty Lynn, Tom Tully, Barbara Bates, Jerome Cowan, Mary Wickes, Debbie Reynolds, Marjorie Bennett ..
Directed by: Bretaigne Windust
Release date: 1948-10-29
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : One Touch of Venus
8.

One Touch of Venus

3.6
6.7/10 IMDB

Fantasy comedy about a young window dresser who kisses a statue of Venus, which then comes to life in the form of Ava Gardner. The problems begin, however, when Venus falls in love with him.

Starring: Ava Gardner, Robert Walker, Dick Haymes, Eve Arden, Olga San Juan, Bess Flowers, Tom Conway, James Flavin, Sara Allgood, Russ Conway ..
Directed by: Gregory La Cava, William A. Seiter
Release date: 1948-08-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : A Song Is Born
9.

A Song Is Born

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

The story of seven scholars in search of an expert to teach them about swing music. They seem to have found the perfect candidate in winsome nightclub singer Honey Swanson. But Honey's gangster boyfriend doesn't want to give her up.

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Benny Goodman, Louis Armstrong, Tommy Dorsey, Lionel Hampton, Mel Powell, Charlie Barnet, The Golden Gate Quartette, The Golden Gate Quartette ..
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Release date: 1948-10-19
Best Comedy Movies of 1948 : Músico, poeta y loco
10.

Músico, poeta y loco

3.5
7.2/10 IMDB

An underaged heiress is sent to a reformatory by her unscrupulous guardians to prevent her from fulfilling the conditions of her father's will. Meanwhile, a street-vendor gets mistaken for an eminent psychologist and is hired to teach at that reformatory.

Starring: Germán Valdés, Meche Barba, Marcelo Chávez, Conchita Gentil Arcos, Maruja Grifell, Beatriz Ramos, Natalia G. Arcos, Ernesto Finance, Rafael Icardo, Chucho Graña ..
Directed by: Humberto Gómez Landero
Release date: 1948-05-08

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